The Prophet’s Folly

November 7, 1811 – While the Shawnee leader was away, his brother, The Prophet launched an ill-advised pre-emptive attack against William Henry Harrison’s forces camped near Prophetstown near current day Battleground, IN. The battle was lost by The Prophet and the Indian Confederacy suffered a serious setback in their fight to keep their lands. This past fall was the 200th Anniversary of this battle.

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Battle of Tippecanoe Memorial at Battleground, Indiana in snow